As Vice President at Cultivate PR, Amanda brings her big-agency thinking and know-how to provide strategic direction for many brand market launches, special events, and many of the agency’s hospitality and lifestyle clients including W Austin, James Beard Foundation’s Taste America, NLand Surf Park, Messina Hof Winery, Austin Film Society, Holy Roller, Fixe Southern House in Austin and Fort Worth, and The Brewer’s Table.
Adept at both traditional and modern social media strategies, Amanda executes strategically tailored campaigns for clients and has led national media tours, experiential marketing campaigns, and brand pairing/industry events with celebrity personalities. Her traditional pitch and place skills to generate scores of national media coverage for her clients in outlets including but not limited to The New York Times, Food & Wine, Conde Nast Traveler, Garden & Gun, USA Today, GQ, Forbes, People Magazine, Vanity Fair, Huffington Post, E! News, The Today Show and beyond.
Prior to joining Cultivate PR, Amanda spent seven years at Fifteen Minutes, one of Los Angeles’ premier PR and Event firms, where she was Director of Special Events working with clients including Richard Branson, Larry King, The Kardashian family, Ford Motor Company, Red Bull, Stoli Vodka, Andaz and W hotels.
Amanda earned a Bachelor’s of Science in Marketing Communications with a minor in Journalism at Emerson College in Boston, MA. She has received training in social media at the University of California in Los Angeles.